Hillsborough High School is located in Hillsborough, NJ and is in Hillsborough Township School District. It is a public school that serves 2419 students in grades 9-12.
Hillsborough High School made AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of New Jersey in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Hillsborough High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Hillsborough High School
The students are encouraged and supported to do their best acedemically not only by their teachers but by sports coaches and activity counselors. The students are taught that being part of extracurricular activities requires dedication to the activitiy and their education.
by a Parent
on Jan 16, 2012
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Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Hillsborough High School had 7% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. New Jersey had 32% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Hillsborough Township District Spending
The Hillsborough Township spends $13,718 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 60% on instruction, 37% on support services, 2% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Hillsborough Township District
In 2011, Hillsborough High School had 16 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Jersey average is 13 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) is used to determine student achievement as specified in the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students in grade 11 are assessed in language arts literacy and math.
How is it Scored?
Students are rated at one of three levels: partially proficient, proficient, or advanced proficient. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level. Students must pass the HSPA in order to graduate from high school.
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